How to Get Rid of CabbageWorms

How to Get Rid of Cabbageworms:

  • Manually remove (handpick) the eggs if possible.

  • Spraying with BTK every 1 to 2 weeks will also help control cabbage family pests. Sevin also is effective. And, the few pests that remain on the vegetables can be washed out after harvest using water and a small amount of detergent or other surfactant.

  • It is said that if you dampen cabbage leaves and sprinkle them with cornmeal, the caterpillars will eat the meal, swell, and die.

  • Old folk advice from The 1963 Old Farmer’s Almanac states: Years ago, people sprinkled rye flour over cabbage plants in the early morning. The flour dehydrated the cabbage worms. Give it a try!

A great fence to keep the rabbits out from your garden beds

The Raised Bed Rabbit Fence is a simple but effective way to keep rabbits and other small animals from eating or digging up your garden.

This system is expandable, so you can add another kit if you want it longer. All-in-all, it’s an easy to assemble fence, and will be a useful addition to any raised bed garden with pest problems.

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4 Homemade Pest Control Remedies

Pests can put a damper on joy you get from your garden, to combat the unwanted pesky critters and pests. Try creating your own homemade pest control solution. check the homemade remedies below, and keep your garden free from unwanted guests.

Guide to Growing Onions From Seeds, Sets and Transplants

Raw or cooked, dried or fresh, onions are an essential part of a variety of salads, soups and casseroles. They are easy to grow, and a great plant to plant in a corner in your garden.

How To Plant And Grow Butternut Squash

Butternut Squash are a variety of winter squash. Unlike summer squash it is often eaten after the fruit reach the mature stage, it is often harvested after the rind harden and become thick. It stores well even without freezing or canning. It's a good source of carbohydrates, potassium, iron and fiber. And each Butternut Squash vine produce between 10 to 20 fruits, if you properly the care of the plant. Growing butternut squash in your home garden is easy if you follow this basic steps.